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Analog policies are holding back the digital revolution

“In the not too distant future, internet access will become a basic human right.”

Ghana Investment T

Ghana investment: Under new management

“Ghana is proactively positioning itself as the Ecowas hub country”

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Tackle tax and transparency issues to give Africa a fair chance

“We all understand the basic principle that transparency prevents corruption and improves accountability.”

Donald Kaberuka T

Africa’s mineral wealth: A blessing or a curse?

“The first priorities in dealing with natural resources are not so much about exploration or exploitation or the environment … but about best policy and practice.”

Keith Engel T

Africa tax policies may threaten investment

Ill-considered tax policies could undermine investor sentiment in Africa

Jørgen Haslestad T

Re-thinking growth

“Stakeholders can work together in partnerships towards sustainable long-term solutions.”

Desmond Tutu T

Every child deserves a quality education

“Tutudesk is so much more than mere infrastructure; it offers children a sense of dignity”

Reeta Roy T

Transforming Africa through leadership

“The MasterCard Foundation is partnering with top African and North American universities to nurture the next generation of ethical leaders”

john fallon Hi T

It is time for a learning revolution in Africa

Better education, of which literacy and numeracy are the bedrock, will be fundamental to sustaining growth and prosperity across Africa

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Interview: Mzwandile Masina, leader of the ANC Youth League

“Those who think they can defeat the ANC now must think again”

GSK's new Africa strategy: Volume for impact

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